LOCAL

Loyal visitors honored at Costa Linda Beach Resort

Recently, Marouska Heyliger had the great pleasure to honor loyal and friendly visitors of Aruba as Goodwill Ambassadors and Distinguished Visitors at their home away from home.

KFC launches NEW lunch special

From Monday to Friday you can order your lunch special between 11 AM and 3 PM.

Movie night in the open air of Arikok Park

This free movie night will show two episodes of the documentary series ‘Our Planet’.

U.S. NEWS

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana’s governor during Katrina, dies

After struggling for years with cancer, Blanco died Sunday in hospice care in Lafayette. She was 76.

Trump wields sanctions hammer; experts wonder to what end

Since taking office in January 2017, President Donald Trump has used an array of new and existing sanctions against Iran, North Korea and others.

Customs and Border Protection outage snarls major airports

Airports warned travelers — both Americans returning home and foreign visitors — of delays, and some travelers tweeted photos and videos of huge lines.

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WORLD NEWS

Italian premier resigns, blames deputy for political crisis

Addressing the Senate, Conte blasted Salvini for setting in motion a "dizzying spiral of political and financial instability" by essentially pulling the plug on the government. Salvini's right-wing League party sought a no-confidence vote against Conte earlier this month, a stunningly bold move for the government's junior coalition partner.

Wildfire on Canary Islands forces 8,000 people to evacuate

The blaze was racing across parched woodlands into Tamadaba Natural Park, regarded as one of the jewels on Gran Canaria, a mountainous volcanic island in the Atlantic Ocean archipelago off northwest Africa.

Danish PM: Trump’s idea of buying Greenland is ‘absurd’

Mette Frederiksen, who was visiting the world's largest island to meet Premier Kim Kielsen, told reporters: "Greenland is not Danish. Greenland is Greenlandic. I persistently hope that this is not something that is seriously meant."

COLUMNS

Island Insight Episode XXXI: Insular Echo Alert 

Our fragile local biosphere is about the tiny regions of the surface of our planet that sustains life of species not found elsewhere.

Hotel Hustle: Accommodations

Recently there was a post floating around online that posed the question: “Why are people allowed to take random smoke breaks?”

“Creativity, Knowledge & Innovation”: The New Triple Threat

It is not a secret that Aruba and other countries have been focusing on the role of innovation in fostering socio-economic development for a more sustainable future.